Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State excluding New York City, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 1,123 3,466 2.9 1.6 - 4.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 775 1,896 2.4 1.0 - 3.7
Non-Hispanic Black 111 720 5.8 0.0 - 13.0
Non-Hispanic Other 73 22 0.3 0.0 - 1.0
Hispanic 164 827 4.3 0.1 - 8.6
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 78 402 3.5 0.0 - 9.0
20-24 years old 199 1,502 7.0 2.1 - 11.8
25-34 years old 617 1,313 2.1 0.5 - 3.7
35 years old or more 229 249 1.1 0.0 - 2.9
Education
Less than high school 174 850 4.0 0.1 - 7.8
High school graduate 238 674 2.5 0.1 - 4.9
More than high school 703 1,920 2.8 1.0 - 4.6
Marital Status
Married 723 661 0.9 0.1 - 1.8
Not Married 400 2,805 5.8 2.7 - 8.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 714 1,282 1.8 0.4 - 3.2
On Medicaid 409 2,184 4.7 2.0 - 7.4

Detailed definition of indicator

Technical Notes

  • Respondents - The number of mothers who responded to this question.
  • Estimated Population Affected - Number of mothers/infants with characteristic or condition.